Imagine a parental stress continuum. At one end is the mythical and totally unatainable smiling happy family lounging on a white couch. At the other end: stress-eating peanut butter out of the jar at midnight.
Pass the coffee.
What would you bring if you had to evacuate? Would it fit in one yellow crate? I think you would be surprised to discover that it would.
Just a few of the questions being asked lately by the resident 4-year old : Do grasshoppers have ears? (Yes, on… Read more Inquiring minds want to know
The four year old’s favorite planets, in order of preference: “Earf” Saturn Neptune Moon Something tells me earf is in… Read more (Earth is my favorite, too ❤️)
Take heart. I bet you have it together more than you think. For goodness sake, it’s not like you still… Read more Feeling frazzled? To-do list too long?
I’m currently sitting by myself reading a Sunday NYT and drinking iced coffee. There is free wi-fi and all the… Read more (People seriously hate this place?)
Today the shortest and most precocious member of the household woke me up full of ideas. Could we surprise daddy with early late father’s day? Could we get a cat and name him Sparky Fur?
Rush home from pre-school, grab your mother and pull her into her bedroom. Dogs are allowed to stay. Dads are… Read more How to Plan a Party for your dad (according to the 4-year old)
Remember naked Moana from yesterday? I’d be failing you if I didn’t tell you the whole naked Moana story.… Read more Full Monty Moana (A show-and-tell cautionary tale)